The University of Texas at Austin
Identifier: TMC_0067
Title: Fan
Description: Carved sandlewood fan made from 18 separate pieces bound by a metal bracket at the base and a ribbon threaded through the carving at the top. Owned by the Ellington Family. Donated by Margaret Steiner.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1850-1880
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 7L [Metric, Rm C 2.2]
Format: Brisé fans
Size: 22.9 cm L x 2.5 cm W (top closed); 34.9 W (open) x 1.6 cm H
Other ID: TMM 2662-6
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century